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Arcadia Named Top 50 Safest City in California

Post Date:10/19/2018 2:00 pm

The City of Arcadia was named one of the top safest cities in California by SafeWise.com, a professional safety review and comparison website. There are 486 cities in California, and Arcadia was ranked 44th out of the top 50 safest cities. The Arcadia Police Department continues to be one of the premier law enforcement agencies in the state.

“The City of Arcadia has always taken great pride in our public safety efforts,” said Mayor Sho Tay.  “Even as we face difficult financial challenges, we are still committed to keeping our City a safe and welcoming place for families, visitors, and businesses. We are honored to receive this recognition.”

To identify the 50 safest cities in California, SafeWise.com analyzed the 2016 FBI Crime Report Statistics and population data.  The website’s evaluation is based on the number of reported violent crimes in each city, with a calculated rate of crimes per 1,000 people in each city.  For more information or to see the full report please visit: www.safewise.com/blog/safest-cities-california/